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Re: Recycled music...again
• Posted by: Zephros
• Date: Saturday, October 4, 2003, at 5:24 a.m.
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• In Response to: Recycled music...again (Doug)

> Has anyone noticed how much John Williams is repeting music in sequels? He
> did it in Home Alone2, Attack of the Clones, and now with Chamber of
> secrets. Is Williams slowing down? He never seems to repeat music with
> Spielberg sequels: Temple of Doom, Last Crusade, and The Lost World. Don't
> get me wrong COS had many great new themes; I just hope he doesn't recycle
> music with Prisoner of Azkaban.

You obviously failed to notice that the score was adapted by William Ross. Meaning that Williams' schedule was full, so after writing the new themes he hired Ross to fill the gaps, hence the recycling. I'm sure John will have all the time he needs to produce the best score yet, so don't worry.

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • Recycled music...again  (4651 views)
       Doug - Friday, October 3, 2003, at 3:03 p.m.
    •    Re: Recycled music...again  (4807 views)
         Alice Keymer - Monday, February 9, 2004, at 4:28 p.m.
    •      Re: Recycled music...again  (4854 views)    We're Here
         Zephros - Saturday, October 4, 2003, at 5:24 a.m.
      •    Hang On!!!  (4895 views)
           Dawn - Tuesday, December 23, 2003, at 2:47 a.m.
        •    Re: Hang On!!!  (4810 views)
             Doug - Monday, January 5, 2004, at 1:58 p.m.
          •    Re: Hang On!!!  (4650 views)
               Zephros - Wednesday, January 7, 2004, at 1:37 a.m.

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